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Leuven, Belgium
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Really great place! Good location, serious full on breakfast (eggs and everything), clean, friendly. What more could you ask for? Definately recommending this place to my friends. Looks small from the outside but quite big actually.

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London, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This hostel was worth the 13 euros per night. It had clean rooms, fairly clean washrooms which were tended to every day, and a large kitchen/ rec room/ patio. Staff were also helpful and let you store your bags before and after checkout. Construction outside was annoying but understandable.

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Seattle, Washington
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

The hostel is located on the North or "ghetto" side of Dublin and is nestled among creepy casinos and sportsbooks. I did not feel comfortable walking around that area late at night. It is within walking distance to Temple Bar and the rest of Dublin's tourist areas and is right next to a gigantic shopping area. Security is good, however... More 

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County Dublin, Ireland
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I booked a day before and I got an awesome price 13.50 euros per night and this is Dublin City, what a great price. Staff were friendly and smiley. Breakfast is super great. I had two bowls of cereals and lot of bread and jam, brewed coffee and some sweets pastries. Rooms are cleaned even we are 20 people inside... More 

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Thank Ramadeva
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The hostel itself is clean, they were just fixing the showers when I checked in. Worked fantastic!! Breakfast was pretty typical. I stayed in a mixed dorm, which turned out to be just me and 6 guys. They were all pretty friendly. (3 Brazilians and 3 Germans) My only issue was the neighbourhood. It's pretty rough, ran in to a... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A professional hostel, breakfast included is a great bonus. Toilet/shower fatalities are very good. Location is great, but the central street is noisy from 6am onwards, like any city. The prices are very good for such a central location.

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Thank jjwmckeown
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Our first time staying in a hostel and we were nervous about it, turned out to be fantastic! Very clean, very accommodating, great facilities and we even had a bathroom in our room! No complaints about noise and the staff were great, especially the lady who cleaned our room, she was more than friendly! We will definitely make sure to... More 

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Thank Orla N
Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 12 July 2016

- My one small criticism would be that breakfast was nice but would have been great if wholewheat/brown bread was an option. + Power outlets at every bed was excellent, not every hostel has this and it makes all the difference! Great location, clean comfy beds. Really nice common areas and very friendly staff.

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Thank Maurmaur
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Pros: -fantastic location, right in central Dublin -nice kitchen and free breakfast -a friendly, sociable atmosphere Cons: -bad showers, you have to press a button every few seconds -only lockers are on the ground floor and you have to pay My experience with this hostel was fine, but there were a couple things. Firstly, when I arrived the bed I... More 

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19 reviews
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I only stayed there for one night with my boyfriend. We were in a four person room with a shares bathroom for only our room (we only had one other person in the room that night). The room was very clean and the breakfast was a typical hostel breakfast set up. We didn't use the kitchen, but it seemed nice.... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a youth and party Hostel welcoming anyone with spirit of happy atmosphere. Spire Hostel is the most central Hostel in Dublin, a perfect choice for young people, backpackers, week-enders and student to stay in Dublin. The hostel is also a perfect choice for groups well accommodated in large rooms En suite. Our staff team speak various languages and are both friendly and helpful to welcome you. We work to give you a funny, relaxing and great time that will be unforgettable!!! The Hostel has 4 floors in the building- total 12 rooms & 122 beds all dorms.Guests can relax in our living room complete with comfy sofa, cable TV and free Wi-Fi in throughout the property, luggage room free of charge and small lockers for rent at reception. We also have communal modern kitchen with all appliances where guests can make themselves hearty meals or quick snack. So come and feel in your house!!!Please note:Check-in from 2pm.Check-out by 11am.Cancellation policy is 1 days in advance.We accept payment by cash, debit & credit cards.Valid identification is a requirement.Breakfast included.Taxes included. Term&Conditions apply. Management has the right to refuse admission. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Spire Hostel

Address: 90-93 Marlborough Street, Dublin D1, Ireland (Formerly Sky Backpackers - The Spire)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
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Price Range: £17 - £94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Spire Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Cheapest, 22 bed”
 of 5 bubbles rossyb922, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“do not recommend you to stay there”
 of 5 bubbles Alem7591, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Not recommended to stay on the first floor due to potential noise from living room and kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles Mikehs84, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Enjoy the activities proposed”
 of 5 bubbles 177sarac, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“DO NOT choose the rooms on the first floor (near kitchen/common area) as it can be very noisy.”
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 of 5 bubbles Sarahfmy, 22 Oct 2014 | Read review
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